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Myers, Richard B. 1942-

Overview
Works: 45 works in 58 publications in 2 languages and 928 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Military history 
Roles: Author of introduction
Classifications: UA23.7, 355.0092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard B Myers
The New American way of war by Richard B Myers ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nation remembers the story of the Pentagon Memorial ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The official documentary of the Pentagon Memorial, hosted by Gary Sinise, featuring interviews with surviving family members and high ranking American leaders such as President Bush, Vice President Cheney, General Richard Myers, and Former Secretary of Defense, Donald Rumsfeld"--Publisher's description
Eyes on the horizon serving on the front lines of national security by Richard B Myers ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General Richard B. Myers, chariman of the Joint chiefs of Staff during the critical four years following September 11, 2001, looks back over his career and provides a candid view of the war on terror and a new plan to prepare America for the national security challenges of the 21st century
The gamma particle : a study of cell-organelle interactions in the development of the water mold Blastocladiella emersonii ; [with] 12 tables by Richard B Myers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Why we serve by Richard B Myers ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Status of war on terrorism ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Gen. Myers talks about the efforts to combat terrorism, military operations in Afghanistan, and the progression of military strategies to face terrorist threats
Eyes on the horizon serving on the frontlines of national security by Richard B Myers ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
General Richard B. Myers, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff during the four years following September 11, 2001, looks back over his career and provides a candid, revealing insider's view of the war on terror and proposing a bold new plan that will prepare America for the diverse national security challenges of the 21st century. Growing up in Kansas, Myers, a distinguished Air Force officer for more than forty years, learned early the value of steadfast integrity and selfless service. Here, he talks candidly about his career in the military, the unforgettable events of September 11, and the global war on terror. He outlines the mistakes made by the White House, Pentagon leadership, and the intelligence community. Myers believes that America has focused too narrowly on tactical battles, instead of on a long-range strategy that will overcome a global insurgency fueled by a struggle for control within Islam.--From publisher description
[Secretary of Defense, Ronald Rumsfeld, and General Richard Myers talk about the on-going relief operation done by the armed forces after Hurricane Katrina] by Donald Rumsfeld ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Secretary of Defense, Donald Rumsfeld, speaks from the Penatgon after seeing the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. Rumsfeld describes the work being done by the army, national guard, and air guard. He also speaks of the work to reunite men and women in uniform deployed overseas with their familys in this crisis. General Richard Myers then discusses the number of active duty personnel deployed in the areas hit by Hurricane Katrina. Both men then answer questions from the press
Defense department briefing 10/15/2001 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Secretary Rumsfeld and General Myers spoke to reporters about recent developments in efforts against the Taliban regime in Afghanistan. Among the topics they addressed were bomb damage, the potential future use of ground forces, and assets in the region. Following brief remarks they responded to questions and comments from the reporters
Briefing with Defense Sec. Rumsfeld & Gen. Myers [03/20/2003] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Rumsfeld and Myers speak to reporters about the initial phases of military operations in Iraq. In their remarks, they talk about the goals of conflict and say that the senior Iraqi officers are in contact with U.S. officials about possible surrender terms. Following their remarks they answer questions from the reporters
Keynote by Ethics and National Security Conference Law ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Pentagon briefing 10/09/2001 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Secretary Rumsfeld and General Myers spoke to reporters about military action in Afghanistan and answered questions about the extent of bomb damage, possible civilian casualties, and humanitarian aid in the region
Eyes on the horizon : serving on the front lines of national security by Richard B Myers ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
General Richard B. Myers, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff during the four years following September 11, 2001, looks back over his career and provides a candid, revealing insider's view of the war on terror and proposing a bold new plan that will prepare America for the diverse national security challenges of the 21st century. Growing up in Kansas, Myers, a distinguished Air Force officer for more than forty years, learned early the value of steadfast integrity and selfless service. Here, he talks candidly about his career in the military, the unforgettable events of September 11, and the global war on terror. He outlines the mistakes made by the White House, Pentagon leadership, and the intelligence community. Myers believes that America has focused too narrowly on tactical battles, instead of on a long-range strategy that will overcome a global insurgency fueled by a struggle for control within Islam.--From publisher description
U.S. response to terrorism ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers brief reporters on the goals of U.S. military attacks just launched against Afghanistan
Operations in Afghanistan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
General Myers briefed reporters on military actions in Afghanistan against the Taliban Regime. He said that several special operations ground forces were stationed in Afghanistan. Following his remarks he answered questions from the reporters
Pentagon briefing [04/09/2003] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Rumsfeld and Myers speak to reporters about the progress of military operations in Iraq. Among the topics they address are the collapse of heavy resistance in Baghdad, the lack of command and control by Saddam Hussein's regime, and the level of fighting that remains in Iraq. Following prepared remarks they answer questions from the reporters
Defense Department briefing 10/12/2001 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Secretary Rumsfeld and General Myers briefed reporters on the status of action against the Taliban regime in Afghanistan. Among the topics they addressed were bomb damage and potential future operations. Following brief remarks they answered questions from the reporters
Pentagon news briefing on Operation Iraqi Freedom [3/28/2003] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Secretary Rumsfeld says that coalition forces are within 50 miles of Baghdad and have secured oil fields. He notes "mood swings" in the media about the progress of the war, says the Iraqi government has threatened its people and soldiers with death squads, and warns Syria and Iran not to interfere in the war. Gen. Myers says that about 270,000 troops are deployed, a third of them within Iraq, and stresses that the fight for Baghdad will be difficult but the outcome certain. He shows video of American air strikes on Iraqi targets. After the briefing they take questions from reporters
A year in Palm Beach life in an alternate universe by Pamela Acheson ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The adventures during a couple's year of renting a cottage in Palm Beach are recounted in this memoir that reveals the unexpected side of living in an exclusive island town. The day they arrive, they are greeted by the police and at the end of their stay they are treated by paramedics--even in the time between, surprises abound around all corners. From foxes to Ferraris and frozen iguanas to parrots and parades, this hilarious and engrossing story not only paints a picture of life in Palm Beach that most people--even the billionaire mansion owners--never experience, but also chronicles how much a year in a very different place can teach you about yourself
[Pentagon news briefing] [4/25/2003] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, briefing reporters in the Pentagon, discusses the recent captures of members of Iraqi leadership and the transition to democracy in Iraq. Gen. Myers briefly discusses the current situation in Afghanistan, and follows with discussions of humanitarian efforts in Iraq, resistance from Iraqis to coalition presence, and the use of cluster munitions. Following their remarks, they take questions from reporters
 
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Alternative Names
Myers, Richard B.
Languages
English (41)
German (1)
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